This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Rowan contributed a whooping 12 entries.
Entries by Rowan
Transcript How is Christianity different to the other religions? Well – When many people think of religion they think of a set of rules and regulations, traditions and obligations. What we uniquely find in Christianity is a God who wants something much deeper and more personal than that. Christianity is based on God’s love and […]
Historian, Paul Maier said “No other religion, philosophy, teaching, nation, or movement—has changed the world for the better like Christianity. Clearly”, he said, “it has had its shortcomings but they are heavily outweighed by its benefits to all mankind” What are those benefits? When Christ came to earth society was divided and male-dominated. Women were men’s […]
Thinking Matters has a well-resourced online store, and we aim to bring you monthly highlights of what we have available as we resource and equip the Body of Christ to defend faith, navigate culture, and reach people. This week on book club we talk about Finding Truth by Nancy Pearcey. Use the promo code BOOKCLUB15 […]
Transcript “One of the most popular challenges sceptics use against the appearances of the risen Jesus is the Hallucination Theory. This is the belief that the followers of Jesus were so distraught by his death that they hallucinated His appearance three days later. Let’s examine this theory: One of the earliest writings we have about […]
Transcript One of the core events upon which Christianity stands is the Resurrection of Jesus. The Resurrection story is pivotal because by it Jesus proved once and for all that He really WAS who He claimed to be – God incarnate. Author and thinker CS Lewis once pointed out, “A man who was merely a […]
Transcript While defending the Resurrection of Jesus, William Lane Craig said: “One of the most remarkable facts about the early Christian belief in Jesus’ resurrection was that it flourished in the very city where Jesus had been publicly crucified.” Had it not been true the Resurrection should have been an easy myth to dispel from […]
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